At MetLife, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities. In Legal Affairs, we strive to attract, develop and retain diverse talent with the potential to be future leaders of our department and of MetLife as a whole. We seek legal and compliance professionals who demonstrate high intellectual capacity to understand complex matters facing our company, combined with strong leadership competencies to motivate and inspire higher performance by all our professionals. We take an active role in developing the skills of our talent and guiding their professional growth. By promoting skill development and career advancement for our professionals, we are better positioned to serve our internal business partners and to help achieve MetLife’s vision of becoming a world-class leader in the insurance, retirement savings and employee benefits industries.
Job Location: United States : New York : New York
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced commercial real estate attorney to expand his or her skill set in a dynamic corporate setting. This attorney will provide effective, responsive, and strategic legal advice to MetLife’s global corporate real estate, facilities, sustainability, procurement, corporate events, global brand & marketing professionals. The successful candidate will provide strategic, proactive counsel on (i) complex commercial leasing, construction and facilities management matters to support the company’s corporate real estate strategy, (ii) sponsorship agreements to promote the company’s business, (iii)supplier and outsourcing contracts to drive cost saving and support the company’s growth initiatives including the development and deployment of new digital products and platforms, and (iv) other responsibilities as assigned, as one of a team of Global Corporate Services Unit attorneys.
The top specific responsibilities that are core to success in this role include:
At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.”
MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Requisition #: 57723